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Object Name Case, Field Glasses
Catalog Number 0985.05.00112a
Description Field glasses case of black leather, with buckled carrying strap (replaced after the war) and handle on the top. Lid is attached with two metal hinges, and closes with metal clasp. Lined in black silk or satin liner (replaced after the war). For field glasses (.112).
Material Leather/Fabric/Metal
Dimensions W-5.5 L-4 D-2.75 inches
Owned William T. Mumford
Owner Regiment 1st Louisiana Artillery, Co. G
Provenance William T. Mumford used these field glasses during the war. He was a 1st Lt. in Co. G, 1st Louisiana Artillery.
People Mumford, William T.
Search Terms Optics
Subjects Optical devices